Bring Your Idea for Baltimore to Life

The Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, a publication and small grants program published by the Warnock Foundation, holds Pitch Day, where the winners featured on this site present their idea in front of a room full of potential investors, community business leaders, and David Warnock, founder and chairman of the Warnock Foundation.

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Meet Our Winter 2015 Social Innovators

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Vincent Purcell

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Unleashing Digital Power, Winter 2015, Workforce
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Krishana Davis

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Closing the money-skills gender gap, Winter 2015
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Parag Khandhar

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Economic growth through solidarity, Winter 2015
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Ateira Griffin

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Strengthening mother-daughter ties, Winter 2015
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Richard Best

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Filling up emptiness with art, Winter 2015
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Timothy Nohe

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Where trees and technology meet, Winter 2015
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Verlando Brown

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Lifting up first-generation collegians, Winter 2015
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Maggie Cawley

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Mapping a route to technology, Winter 2015
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LaMarr D. Shields

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Students mentoring teachers, Winter 2015

Meet Our Summer 2014 Social Innovators

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Dave Troy

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Getting from “Smalltimore” to “All-timore”, Summer 2014
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Bart O’Reilly

Art for the under-represented, Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Summer 2014
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Robyn Miller

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Summer 2014, Turning creativity into cash
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Joe Manko

A high-tech boost for low-income kids, Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Summer 2014
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Natasha Jones

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Public information about public art, Summer 2014
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Adam Jackson

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Fusing debate skills with social justice, Summer 2014
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Michelle Geiss

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Problem solving through social design, Summer 2014
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Harsha Desai

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Business sense for nonprofits, Summer 2014
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Andy Dahl and Nima Shahidi

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Summer 2014, When kids and bikes are brought together great things happen
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Sam Hopkins

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Musical mentoring goes high-tech, Summer 2014
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Emmanuel Cephas

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Summer 2014, Tools for teaching kinesthetic kids

Meet Our Winter 2014 Social Innovators

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Jessica Ladd

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Improving sexual health through technology, Winter 2014
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Riyaz Gayasaddin

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Taking the school-food movement to new heights, Winter 2014
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Gretchen LeGrand

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Education, Turning kids into computer whizzes, Winter 2014
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Marc Szarkowski

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Taking down barriers in Baltimore’s “First Mile”, Winter 2014
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Stephanie Geller

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Unleashing institutions’ purchasing power, Winter 2014, Workforce
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Jerrie Kumalah

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Reclaiming a city’s unwanted spaces, Winter 2014
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Nina Beth Cardin

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Sweet success in urban orchards, Winter 2014
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Carol Ott

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Crowdsourcing the corner store, Winter 2014
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Light City

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Lighting the Way to Baltimore's Future, Winter 2014
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Chris Wilson

Turning Hidden Assets Into Jobs, Winter 2014, Workforce
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Kristerfer Burnett

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Organizing for the Masses, Winter 2014
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Morgan Grove

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Common Ground for Planting Trees, Winter 2014
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Deana Haggag

Baltimore Social Innovation Journal, Reimagining the Museum, Winter 2014